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Musgrave Rushbearing 2021

Ancient custom of procession of rushes and floral crowns to St Theobald Church, Great Musgrave.

Musgrave Rushbearing 2021 event.

Event Date

03 July 2021


On the first Saturday in July a procession of clergy and children, accompanied by the local band, makes its way to church adorned with floral garlands. 

The boys carry crosses and the girls carry crowns, which are kept at the church afterwards until their replacements arrive the following year. Starting at the Village Institute in Great Musgrave and ending at St Theobald's Church.

Event Venue

Great Musgrave

Contact information


Kirkby Stephen,
CA17 4DP

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